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  • AOUG Will Swann Award for Innovation and Knowledge Development

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    14 October 2015

    Doctoral student Craig Walker's research into conflict resolution recognised as groundbreaking contribution to knowledge and social innovation.

  • Congress of Vienna 2015

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    8 October 2015

    Congress of Vienna anniversary marked by fresh examination of issues affecting global stability and new pursuit of international security and justice.

  • OU/BBC Co-production Explores Answer to Ending Poverty

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    22 September 2015

    In week UN present Sustainable Development Goals, statistician Professor Hans Rosling examines the number-one challenge of eradicating extreme poverty.

  • Shaping the Future: Research at the OU

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    12 August 2015

    New research plan prioritises four key areas to address some of the world’s major challenges, including global inequality, poverty and migration.

  • Chataway Named President of EuroLics

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    31 July 2015

    Joanna Chataway is first president of new European chapter of Global Network for Economics of Learning, Innovation and Competence Building Systems.

  • Call for Speakers for 2015/16 Seminar Series

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    26 June 2015

    Please get in touch if you would like to share your international development research with an informed and lively audience.

  • Notions of Quality Education Challenged

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    22 June 2015

    New OU research provides fresh paradigms for the recruitment and retention of millions of extra teachers in sub-Saharan Africa.

  • Leading Experts in Global Politics Join IKD

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    19 June 2015

    Jean Grugel and Lorenza Fontana focus on human rights, Latin America, and the co-production of research by academics and practitioners.

  • Aid and Development: A Brief Introduction

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    15 June 2015

    New book from OU Visiting Professor Myles Wickstead places aid and development firmly in historical context.

  • Applications Open for OU-Funded Studentships

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    12 June 2015

    The OU is offering four full-time funded PhD studentships for outstanding students in the area of international development and inclusive innovation.